977. Breast implant
© Bruce Goodman 13 June 2016

Veronica wanted a breast implant. She hated the way she looked. Side on in the mirror she looked like a rake handle. She felt that people made fun of her behind her back because of her lack of breasts.

To be fair, Veronica’s trouble was more body dysmorphic disorder than vanity. She wanted a breast implant so as to look “normal”, not to look gorgeous.

Her mother said she should wait until she was at least fourteen.

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